Posts tagged "covers"

Hey, Demi Lovato Did A Decent Job Covering Adele’s “Hello”

Hallo. Can you hear me? …

Megan Reynolds | November 16, 2015 - 9:35 am

Father John Misty Covers Ryan Adams Covering Taylor Swift (But In The Style Of The Velvet Underground)

Theory: The more degrees away from Taylor Swift, the better Taylor Swift’s music sounds.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 21, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Ryan Adams Covers Taylor Swift’s “Bad Blood” And It’s Somehow Not That Bad

Weird, this isn’t terrible. …

Megan Reynolds | September 18, 2015 - 10:41 am

Watch FKA Twigs’ Transcendent, Sexy Cover of Sia’s “Elastic Heart”

This works better than the original. …

Megan Reynolds | September 11, 2015 - 9:30 am

Wait, What? Ryan Adams Is Recording Taylor Swift’s 1989 In The Style Of The Smiths

And yet he still sounds suspiciously like Bruce Springsteen on his first attempt at covering “Welcome to New York”…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 6, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Your Dream Boyf Idris Elba Is The First Man To Cover Maxim*

Here’s your fantasy boyfriend, Idris Elba, all stony-eyed and impassive and smoldering, on the cover of reformed dude-mage Maxim. Look at him, wrapped in that coat. Are you cold? Is the…

Megan Reynolds | August 5, 2015 - 10:15 am

Kelly Clarkson Covers “Stay” By Rihanna, Proves That She Is The Queen Of Covers

Add this to your petition to get Kelly Clarkson to make a full-out R&B album.

Megan Reynolds | July 21, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Alessia Cara Makes “Bad Blood” Tolerable, Listenable, Beautiful

Here’s a pocket of joy from an 18 year old wunderkind. …

Megan Reynolds | July 9, 2015 - 11:33 am

Here’s Lauryn Hill, Slaying A Nina Simone Cover

Lauryn’s still got it, guys. …

Megan Reynolds | June 18, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Kelly Clarkson Covers “Bitch Better Have My Money” And Does A Really Fantastic Job

I am very wary of anyone taking on the sanctity of “Bitch Better Have My Money,” because in my mind, it is a perfect song sung by a perfect human who…

Megan Reynolds | June 4, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Miley Cyrus And Ariana Grande Sing While Dressed In Animal Onesies, And It’s Surprisingly Nice

I really thought I’d hate this, but I don’t!

Megan Reynolds | May 14, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Kelly Clarkson Brought The ’90s Back With “Give Me One Reason” And It Was Perfect

Kelly Clarkson is the queen of covers, and her latest is a soulful rendition of Tracy Chapman’s “Give Me One Reason” on Sirius XM. I’m obsessed. Never change, Kelly! [HuffPost]…

Claire Hannum | March 19, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Watch This: Carrie Underwood’s Epic Cover Of Dolly Parton’s “I Will Always Love You”

Last night, I went to a benefit concert called, “All For The Hall,” which was put together by Vince Gill and Keith Urban to benefit the Country Music Hall of…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 7, 2014 - 11:30 am

Postmodern Jukebox’s Klezmer Cover Of Jason Derulo’s “Talk Dirty” Is Actually Great

Jason Derulo and 2 Chainz’s song “Talk Dirty” is a corny and vaguely racist ode to fucking women all over the globe, London to Taiwan. Leave it to our favorite…

Jessica Wakeman | March 26, 2014 - 2:45 pm

Watch This: Arcade Fire Covers Boyz II Men’s “Motownphilly”

Arcade Fire has been treating fans to new covers on every stop of their Reflektor tour, with songs chosen specifically for each city. What did they play in Philadelphia? Why,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 19, 2014 - 9:00 am

Kerry Washington Lands Her First Big Fashion Mag Cover

Can you believe that the June issue of Elle is Kerry Washington’s first major fashion magazine cover? That is a Big Deal for the first black woman to headline a…

Rachel Krause | May 8, 2013 - 5:20 pm

Alanis Morrissette Covers Green Day’s “Basket Case” As A Ballad

Last week, Billie Joe Armstrong melted down onstage at the IHeartMusic Festival and over the weekend he checked into rehab for substance abuse. Here his pal Alanis Morrissette covers Green…

Jessica Wakeman | September 28, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Kristen Stewart Sounds A Little Too Sure Of Herself In Glamour Germany

“I would never work with people who aren’t really creative and aren’t committed to what they do. Unfortunately, there are a lot of those people out there, they are fucking…

Rachel Krause | September 19, 2012 - 3:40 pm

First Look: Keira Knightley Wears A Weird Chanel Armwarmer For October’s “Vogue”

Isn’t it nice to see Keira Knightley’s pretty face adorning multiple magazine covers rather than someone like, say, Kim Kardashian? I jest, kind of, and I do know a few…

Rachel Krause | September 13, 2012 - 10:20 am